"Our work is the presentation of our capabilities."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."Edward Gibbon on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."Edward Gibbon on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."Edward Gibbon on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."Edward Gibbon on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."Edward Gibbon on Abraham Lincoln
"I was never less alone than when by myself."
"Beauty is an outward gift which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it has been refused."
"The courage of a soldier is found to be the cheapest and most common quality of human nature."
"Their poverty secured their freedom, since our desires and our possessions are the strongest fetters of despotism."
"I understand by this passion the union of desire, friendship, and tenderness, which is inflamed by a single female, which prefers her to the rest of her sex, and which seeks her possession as the supreme or the sole happiness of our being."